The Oaken Barrel: Delicious Greenwood Micro-Brews

The Oaken Barrel is infamous throughout Greenwood for its original brews, tantalizing Greenwood people with its delicious locally brewed beers. The Greenwood bar is a point of pride for many residents of Greenwood, Indiana. The awards winning beers at the Oaken Barrel have extended its reputation for excellence beyond Greenwood to Indianapolis, to Indiana and around the United States.

For more than fourteen years, the Oaken Barrel has been creating award winning beer and food. As the “Best Brewpub in Indy” according to Indianapolis Monthly magazine, the Oaken Barrel is a must visit Indianapolis bar. This unique Greenwood nightlife hot spot doubles as a delicious and family friendly Greenwood restaurant. It offers a family section, two bars, an outside dining area and a small banquet facility, perfect for your next special occasion or corporate event.

The Oaken Barrel menu has a wide variety of appetizers, salads, sandwiches and entrees including Mesquite Smoked Ribs, Shepherd’s Pie and Cajun Jambalaya Pasts. Their large menu boast over fifty items including five different kinds of burgers, all cooked to order.

No matter your mood, the Oaken Barrel’s gourmet Nouveau American menu can satisfy the most picky or adventurous eaters. This Greenwood restaurant takes pride in the quality of their food and the creativity of their specials. The Oaken Barrel offers great lunch specials Monday through Friday, making it a great midday break from the grind.

Their brew master, Mark Havens, has worked tirelessly creating fresh ales on-site in small batches. Assisted by Andrew Castner, the two prove a genius team when it comes to micro brewing world. Using a fifteen barrel system, they brew six standard house beers and a rotating schedule of specialty and seasonal brews.

Six constant flavors flow from the taps at the Oaken Barrel in Greenwood. Their Indiana Amber Ale is a balance blend of malt and hops with a deep aroma and caramel color. Their Razz Wheat beer is perfect for the beer drinker with a sweet tooth; this Belgian fruit beer gets its flavor from premium Oregon raspberries. Gnaw Bone is an American Pale Ale with a hoppy head; this fragrant beer has a strong citrus aroma.

Alabaster is their standard Belgian Wheat Beer; perfect for a Summer evening, this beer is light bodied and clean. Snake Pit is the darkest beer brewed at the Oaken Barrel, this robust porter has understones of chocolate with a smooth heavy finish that will warm you up in the deepest freeze. Superfly is their standard India Pale Ale, its orange scarlet color reveals malt smoothness and hop freshness.

Oaken Barrel is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner. Open Monday through Thursday from 11:oo am to midnight, Friday from 11:00 am to 1:00 am and Sunday from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm. Lunch prices range from $6.00 to $9.00, while dinner prices range from $8.00 to $16.00. For more information about the Oaken Barrel, visit their official website.

The Oaken Barrel
50 North Airport Parkway
Suite L
Greenwood, IN 46143